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Hain Celestial Completes BluePrint Acquisition
Natural foods conglomerate Hain Celestial has finalized its acquisition of BluePrint, a marketer and manufacturer of high pressure processed organic fruit and vegetable juices and juice cleanses. The deal, which was initially announced in November, is expected to increase the operational capacity of Blueprint and the availability of its line of single-serve bottled juices, which are currently sold in a number of natural retailers in the Northeast and Southern California. Financial terms of the transaction have not been disclosed.

Jamba Juice Debuts Kids' Meal Menu
Jamba Juice Company announced the launch of its first kids-focused offerings, the Jamba Kids Meals. The new kids’ meals were designed in partnership with the Jamba Healthy Living Council, and were informed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's MyPlate dietary guidelines. They also have the highest whole-fruit servings of any leading quick-service restaurant kids’ meal...In other news: Jamaba Juice Stores change hands in Hawaii.

Maui Wowi Adds New Marketing Manager
Maui Wowi Hawaiian, an international coffee and smoothie franchise company that has been operating for 31 years, recently hired Sarah Anderson for the marketing manager position as the Colorado-based company sets its sights on further retail expansion.

Fresh orange juice will help consumers meet fruit intake targets: Researchers
Moderate consumption of 100% orange juice should be encouraged by policy makers to help the public meet national recommendations for fruit intake, say researchers

HealthBeat: People balk at limiting food choice
Everyone could use a little help keeping those New Year’s resolutions to slim down. But if it means the government limiting junk food, the response is an overwhelming, “No.”

Corporate Sustainability on Rise
In 2012, 64 percent of US companies said they had a sustainability plan in place or were in the midst of drafting one, up from 38 percent in 2011, according to research by hygiene and paper company SCA. Supporting global government.





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